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Table Mountain and Cape Town Half-Day Trip

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    What to Expect
    Meet your minibus outside your Cape Town city center hotel and drive straight to the base of Table Mountain. Ride the cable car (own expense) to the top of the mountain, and then enjoy some free time on the mountain top to take in the views of the city below, of Robben Island in the distance and of the mountains that extend inland.

    Descend from Table Mountain via the round-trip ticket you purchased for the cable car, and meet your guide to begin your tour of Cape Town’s highlights. Climb into a comfortable air-conditioned minibus and drive past main sights as well as some less-well-known places in the historic city. Visit the colorful Bo-Kaap neighborhood on Signal Hill (also called the Malay Quarter) and hear stories about the Cape Malay slaves of the 16th and 17th centuries, as well as their descendants who built this district.

    If time permits, pay a visit to the Castle of Good Hope - one of the oldest buildings in the whole country of South Africa - to follow your guide into its dungeons. Visit the Milnerton Lighthouse, the light that brings ships safely into Table Bay, and finish your tour with a stop at Diamond Works to tour the factory and hear about South African jewelry. At the end of the tour, you’ll be transported back to your Cape Town hotel.
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    Departure Point
    Please note: complimentary pickups and drop offs are from central Cape Town hotels. Collection from other areas will be on request.
    Duration
    4h 30m
    Return Details
    Tour returns to original point of departure
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Local guide
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Entrance fees for the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
    • Please note: it’s recommended that you pre-buy your Table Mountain cable way tickets online, prior to the commencement of the tour, in order to avoid potential queues at the cable way station on the day of the tour
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum 2 guests for afternoon tour
    • Please note: it’s recommended that you pre-buy your Table Mountain cable way tickets online, prior to the commencement of the tour, in order to avoid potential queues at the cable way station on the day of the tour
    • After purchasing this tour, please buy your cableway ticket at http://www.webtickets.co.za/events/featured/table-mountain-cableway/681080
    • Please note: The Table Mountain Cableway will be closed for its annual maintenance from Monday 08 July 2019 – Sunday 18 August 2019 (inc.). During this period, the tour will include a stop on Signal Hill instead at no extra cost
    • Please note: tour operates half in English and half in German on the following dates, for the morning tour only: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed October 20, 2018

    Typical tourist must see Table Top Mountain trip. Massive queues so advise book tickets. If you wish to be a typical tourist then do the trip. Certain people raved about the trip others like me were a little let down. MAKE UP YOUR OWN MIND!...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    1  Thank Dave M
    Reviewed October 2, 2018

    The most Spectacular view from the top of the mountain. The Cafe and Deli on top sells good food. Short walks are available and the Dassie walk offers spectacular views north, south and west. There is guide tours available Take jacket and make sure that...More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    3  Thank Hellie4321
    Reviewed August 14, 2018

    You have to buy your tickets for the cable car on your own (why does the tour operator not organize this). At Table Mountain, the guide does not know, whre the queue starts. - Then he decides the queue is too long and we will...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    8  Thank J-Knoblauch
    SpringbokAtlas, Manager at Springbok Atlas Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

    The cost of the Table Mountain cable way ticket is not included in the cost of the tour, as the service is weather permitting. We advise guests to prepurchase the ticket online, in order to avoid spending unnecessary time in two queues (the queue to...More

    Reviewed May 30, 2018

    The tour guide (Super) was very friendly and knowledgable but overall the experience wasn't great. For the price I think the cable car should have been included. And because you have to rush off the the city sights tour I feel there wasn't enough time...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    4  Thank Luko9s
    Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

    We travelled in a group so waited couple of minutes in queue which could be saved using online booking. We enjoyed the nice view from rotating cable car and better view from table mountain and the best part was coffee on the balcony with the...More

    1  Thank kamran1975
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    macisk
    August 24, 2019|
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    Response from CISSY_CCipho | Reviewed this property |
    Depending on what you want to see in cape Town I have a few suggestions, The Two Oceans Aquarium on the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town is ideally positioned to showcase the incredible diversity of marine life. And if you want... More
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    Response from Kimberley950 | Reviewed this property |
    Recommened to purchase your ticket online via their website otherwise you can email for assistance.
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